Quircky

What did you want to be when you were a child?

A pilot

 

Why?

I remember watching air shows and thinking the pilots were the coolest people id ever met. I aspired to be like them.

 

What do you do for a living?

Investment manager

 

What do you like about your job?

I like always being up to date with what’s going on in the world and I enjoy having an insight into the inner workings and interactions within the financial industry.

 

What you don’t like in your current profession?

I don’t feel that I make a positive difference in the world.

 

 5 thing you truly love:

  1. Playing music
  2. Painting warhanner army
  3. On-line gaming with friends
  4. Jack Russell’s
  5. My girlfriend

 

5 things you absolutely hates:

  1. Cakes
  2. Unprofessional financial advisors
  3. Showing off
  4. Getting up in the morning
  5. On-line banking

 

5 things that inspire Quirky:

  • Paintings
  • Watching his girlfriend cooking
  • Thoughts during showering
  • The idea of running
  • A Dishwasher

 

Favourite drinks:

  • Gin
  • Flat white
  • Coke

 

Self-control failures:

  • Smoking
  • Flat white
  • Coke
  • Passing a guitar shop without buying a guitar
  • The idea of running

 

The bravest decisions/achievements in life:

  • Getting a first job in Finance without any experience. I had a history degree instead but being confident about myself during the interview made it a success.
  • Being financially independent from my parents straight after my graduation
  • Living with well-paid stable job in England and then moving to Scotland

 

Dreams to work on:

  • To make enough money by investing other peoples money by the age of 40 and then to leave financial industry.
  • To open the studio for recording music for disadvantaged kids.
  • To not to get bored at work.
  • Living somewhere hot (currently on the right track: recently moved to Scotland).

 

What do you collect:

  • Guitars (currently there are 19 pieces)
  • Warhanner self-painted army

 

Do you have a talisman that you believe brings you luck? If so, what is it?

Yes, it’s a little Teddy bear as a present from my Grandma

 

Favourite words phrases:

  • Meh!
  • Indeed
  • Seriously

 

What help do you need to live happier?

  • I need reminders to avoid getting stacked in a rut.
  • I’d love to be challenged to keep following passions and my own life.
  • I basically need a practical push to get out from my comfort zone